R.I.P. 1934-1975
This 60' steel Aermotor tower, built in 1934, was staffed until 1973 and removed in 1975. The log cabin living quarters accidentally burned in 1963, replaced by trailer living quarters. There was also a patrol point atop Skillet Mountain 5 miles southwest.
Kootenai National Forest
28 miles northwest of Whitefish
Flathead County, Montana
Elevation 5485'
USGS Benchmark TN0865

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Sunday Mtn. in 1941
Photo courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum